A horse by any other name


Local News

October 29, 2019 - 10:14 AM

USD 257 board members are debating a question raised by a student earlier this year: Should the district really have so many equine mascots?

A Mustang is a type of horse, both male and female. A Mustang is also the mascot for Iola High School, mostly for traditionally male sports. 

A filly is a young female horse, any breed. IHS girls’ sports members are called “The Fillies.”